Shadow's Song (Electronic Diary)

Lynn Hershman

1990, 33:00 minutes, colour, English


Part Four of The Electronic Diary. Shadow's Song charts a progressive illness between two very different people, a Black dog trainer and a white affluent woman. One dies during the taping of this piece.

Screened at: Institute of Contemporary Art, London, WNET, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, KQED, Mill Valley, Kunsthalle, Odense, KQED.

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